He spoke at the opening ceremony for the two-day summit on national security organised by the Senate on the spate of killings by herdsmen and other crimes across the country.
A statement by the Chairman of the Senate ad-hoc committee on review of security infrastructure, who is also the Majority Leader, Senator Ahmed Lawan, stated that the postponement was to honour the late former Vice President and to also…
The Senate also in its resolution mandated the the Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice of Benue State to immediately prosecute those found culpable of the crime.
Lawan stated this when he fielded questions from State House correspondents after a closed door meeting with Buhari in Abuja on Friday.
Alhaji Muhammadu Maimagani, aide to the Senator, told newsmen in Gashua, Yobe, on Wednesday that apart from cows and rams, the constituents were also showered with cash.
Lawan adduced the reasons in an interview with State House correspondents
The Leader of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan, presented the President’s request for approval of the nominees at plenary in Abuja
Among those who attended the meeting with Odigie-Oyegun were the President of the Senate, Senator Bukola Saraki; and his arch-rival for the seat, Senator Ahmad Lawan
According to the group, Lawan throughout his stay as a member of the House of Representatives as well as a senator gave his constituency an outstanding representation, which they hope he will extend to the country as Senate president.
Goje, who addressed the press along with nine other senators-elect from the zone, said as far as they were concerned from the North East, they are still pleading with the party leadership to officially zone the position to them, after which…